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Lonely Planet picks top 10 U.S. destinations for 2015

Lonely Planet picks top 10 U.S. destinations for 2015

Can't wait to book your ticket to Indianapolis and Oakland? The venerable guidebook is right there with you
Lonely Planet picks its top 10 cities for 2015

Lonely Planet picks its top 10 cities for 2015

The guidebook asked staff, contributors and authors for well-known and lesser-known recommendations
Funny sign fails from around the world

Funny sign fails from around the world

A hilarious new Lonely Planet book features a collection of amusing signage blunders
Backpacking to the future: Modern traveler follows original Lonely Planet guide

Backpacking to the future: Modern traveler follows original Lonely Planet guide

Recreating the backpacking experience of the 1970s by using the first Lonely Planet "Southeast Asia on a Shoestring" guidebook
And the top destination in Europe is...

And the top destination in Europe is...

Sun-soaked islands and picturesque villages top list as Lonely Planet staff pick their favorite spots for food, architecture and history
Interview: Lonely Planet’s new boss on the future of the brand

Interview: Lonely Planet’s new boss on the future of the brand

Lonely Planet will continue its print guides and tap into the potential of digital assets, says Daniel Houghton
BBC sells Lonely Planet to U.S. cigarette billionaire

BBC sells Lonely Planet to U.S. cigarette billionaire

A reclusive American land owner and conservationist will take over the Lonely Planet brand -- but what's he going to do with it?
World's most extraordinary hotels

World's most extraordinary hotels

Lonely Planet ranks the best value hotels, top eco resorts and more in a new list of great accommodations
Tony Wheeler's top 5 edgy destinations

Tony Wheeler's top 5 edgy destinations

You have to be "a bit crazy" to want to go to the weird and wonderful places that excite the Lonely Planet founder
Lonely Planet's top destinations for 2014

Lonely Planet's top destinations for 2014

Brazil, Antarctica and Scotland are the top three destinations to visit next year, according to the hot-off-the-press guidebook
Best cities to travel to in 2012

Best cities to travel to in 2012

Lonely Planet names a surprising list of next year's up-and-coming tourist destinations